Finally, after two failed attempts, I have my own Rice Paper plant taking hold and adding some big-leaf drama to Delusional Drive.
Though the common name, Waxy Bells, comes from the flowers, it’s the foliage that does it for me.
Even when it comes to pots for the entryway, I opt for a collection of interesting foliage…
…though when it comes to Coleus, a collection can be every bit as colorful as a floral display.
Thanks go to Pam at Digging for providing a forum where we foliage afficiandos can strut our stuff. Officially, it’s the 16th of each month but Pam is easygoing when it comes to strict enforcement. Another venue falls on the 22nd of each month, ‘Garden Bloggers’ Foliage Day’, hosted by Christina of Creating My Own Garden of the Hesperides. Her blog is a joy and well worth a gander any day of the month.